The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 177 174 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 13 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.22% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.85% 1.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 -
% change year-on-year
-33.33% -
Grunt
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
704 522 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.27% 14.25% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 607 460 597
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region.

Grunt Salary Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Grunt Salary Histogram in Manchester

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt.

1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) HTML
3 15 (78.95%) jQuery
4 13 (68.42%) CSS
4 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (63.16%) TDD
5 12 (63.16%) User Experience
6 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
6 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
7 9 (47.37%) WordPress
7 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
8 7 (36.84%) Node.js
9 6 (31.58%) Backbone.js
9 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (31.58%) Ajax
9 6 (31.58%) Web Services
9 6 (31.58%) MVC
9 6 (31.58%) Pair Programming
9 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
10 5 (26.32%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (26.32%) LINQ
10 5 (26.32%) CMS
10 5 (26.32%) Scrum
10 5 (26.32%) Windows
10 5 (26.32%) C#
10 5 (26.32%) .NET
10 5 (26.32%) IIS
10 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
10 5 (26.32%) Umbraco

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (47.37%) WordPress
2 7 (36.84%) Node.js
3 5 (26.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (26.32%) IIS
3 5 (26.32%) CMS
3 5 (26.32%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (26.32%) MSBuild
2 5 (26.32%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.26%) Gradle
General
1 4 (21.05%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Developer
3 8 (42.11%) UX Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior UX Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Web Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Web Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Designer
6 3 (15.79%) Senior Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 15 (78.95%) jQuery
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
4 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
5 6 (31.58%) Backbone.js
5 6 (31.58%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) Ajax
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) Sass
6 5 (26.32%) LINQ
6 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (10.53%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) JSON
8 1 (5.26%) WCF
8 1 (5.26%) RESTful
8 1 (5.26%) HTML5
8 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) User Experience
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) Pair Programming
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Time Management
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.26%) Graceful Degradation
8 1 (5.26%) BDD
8 1 (5.26%) OO
8 1 (5.26%) Web Design
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.26%) Web Development
8 1 (5.26%) Workflow
8 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Sitecore
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